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chkNYC posted to the Major League Baseball board. 3:31 PM

Blanco's dive

From today's NYTimes: "In a show of desperation, Blanco tried to bunt for a base hit and was thrown out. His slide into first base looked as if he were belly flopping into a pool."

Yes, it did.

BTW - interesting fact: KC [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 3:23 PM

Re: Maddon opts out

D-O-D-G-E-R-S!!!

after former Tampa Bay GM signed with Dodgers it was inevitable that
Joe Madden would opt out and follow him to LA...


Not according to Friedman (former TB GM now with the Dodgers): "I wish him [more]

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chkNYC posted to the Major League Baseball board. 3:10 PM

Maddon opts out

From CBSSports.com: Rays manager Joe Maddon is opting out of his contract and leaving the team.

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Wonder where he'll wind up.

Christina

Thu Oct 23

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 5:15 PM

Re: Bochy has been a great October manager, but.

Strickland's learning curve needs to take place during the 2015 season, not in games 3-7.

His learning curve also needs to include not reacting the way he did last night when Infante hit the homer off him! (Strickland should have [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 4:11 PM

Re: Pot Roast

How do you make the garlic mashed cauliflower?

Another way:

Put the florets in a microwavable vessel (with a tiny bit of water or chicken broth if necessary) and nuke them until they are soft. Mash them, adding some chicken [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 3:45 PM

Re: Pot Roast

But I am at a bit of a loss how you brown the roast in its own fat. How do you render the fat out of the roast, or do you brown it in a dry pot/pan?

Hi Bob!

Sometimes there is enough fat on the outside of the roast so that I [more]

Wed Oct 22

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 4:58 PM

Re: Pot Roast

How do you cook a Pot Roast?

I've used Phil's recipe a few times. (I really do miss him!)

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Tue Oct 21

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 8:53 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

...a reminder that not every lurker/regular reader reader on this forum has the good fortune to be able to make these sort of jokes at Someone Else's expense in full confidence that they or their significant others can also chortle in the same [more]

Mon Oct 20

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:53 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

Me: And I've already asked you in a prior post (which you also misread) for a link to any post of mine which indicates that I was unaware of the campaign. But I don't expect you to be able to provide such a link because there is no such [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:59 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

I said: BTW - if you don't think that gender bias exists in the "medical profession", you need to get your head out of the sand.

Your reply: So, you're actually you know ....sayin' that you were unaware campaign re: the [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 4:03 PM

Re: Cardinals may be done

But at least I can now pay attention to the Rams.

Yesterday was a good day to do that!

Christina

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 1:09 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

Did you, BTW ... know about *Go Red* etc, that is?? Like when you were posting about gender bias and how the medical profession was in the dark about atypical presentations of heart attack in women.....even though presented with statements to the [more]

Sun Oct 19

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 8:59 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

No one needs to do the *link please* gambit. Just effin' type *Go Red For Women* into Google and check out the resources there

For someone who is constantly criticizing other folk's reading comprehension, you should really work on [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Baby Boomers board. 8:35 PM

Re: How to know you're old

At my age, 66,....Women my age are somewhat invisible....

Well, I'm a year older than you are and don't believe that women of our age are necessarily "invisible". But I also don't spend much time on "maintenance". [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Baby Boomers board. 8:15 PM

Re: For Christina

Prof:

I loved this comment:

But it’s tragic when digital moments take over for memories, for privacy, for intimacy, or for that single moment when it’s you, a deer and a backdrop only God could create.

I know I've [more]

Fri Oct 10

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chkNYC replied to the Baby Boomers board. 9:46 PM

Re: How to know you're old

Or they give you the discount without being asked and you only find out about it when you look at the receipt.

While the LBYM part of me would be quite happy to get the discount, the rest of me would not be as happy to think that I [more]

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chkNYC posted to the Baby Boomers board. 3:19 PM

How to know you're old

You ask the clerk for the senior discount -- and he/she doesn't ask for ID or for your age.

Happening more and more often to me.

Christina

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:09 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

You had no idea about the Womens Heart Health initiatives.....

It's amazing how much you seem to think you know about what I know and what I don't know!!!! Oh, I forgot -- YOU know everything; the rest of us know [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 3:05 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

You didn't know about Go Red......

Link, please.

(I hope you didn't hurt yourself jumping to that incorrect assumption.)

Christina

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:45 PM

Re: "The Woman's Heart Attack"

I am so not embarrassed to do a 5-to-1 ration of relevant posts....

RELEVANT???? There you go again, making me laugh out loud!!!

Check out your last 5 posts in this thread -- most of them contain nothing more than your usual [more]

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